Mastery passes often for egotism.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
For just when ideas fail, a word comes in to save the situation.
He who does not feel his friends to be the world to him, does not...
It is better to be deceived by one's friends than to deceive them.
Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.
Our friends show us what we can do; our enemies teach us what we must...
Whoever wishes to keep a secret must hide the fact that he possesses one.
Which is the best government? That which teaches us to govern ourselves.
Personality is everything in art and poetry.
A correct answer is like an affectionate kiss.
This is the true measure of love: When we believe that we alone can love,...
The best government is that which teaches us to govern ourselves.
Nothing is more terrible than to see ignorance in action.
Beauty is a primeval phenomenon, which itself never makes its appearance, but the reflection of...
If a man writes a book, let him set down only what he knows. I...
I think that I am better than the people who are trying to reform me.
Whatever you think you can do or believe you can do, begin it. Action has...
Deeply earnest and thoughtful people stand on shaky footing with the public.
Hatred is something peculiar. You will always find it strongest and most violent where there...
What life half gives a man, posterity gives entirely.